Yellow Banks Backpacker Trail

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Yellow Banks Backpacker Trail is a 0.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Des Moines, Iowa that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from April until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
0.8 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
55 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

views

wildlife

birding
Monday, November 23, 2015

Went walking along the trails the last weekend, pretty decent. They all can be done in 10 minutes or less.

Saturday, May 23, 2015

6 trails. Only completed the first three. Will get the last three next time. Unpaved. Easy to moderate. Fun.

hiking
3 months ago

hiking
Sunday, May 21, 2017

hiking
Wednesday, March 28, 2012